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Skookumchuck Narrows Provincial Park

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Egmont Road, Egmont, British Columbia, Canada
+1 604-885-3714
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Good clearly marked trails lead to the narrows. Two end points. One has a nice viewpoint to see... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Moneychanger
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Toronto, Canada
Great afternoon spent hiking to the Narrows !

A beautiful, relatively easy hike of 8 Km ( return) on a trail through the West coast rain forest... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
aletad52
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Vernon, Canada
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“high tide” (15 reviews)
“easy walk” (11 reviews)
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Egmont Road, Egmont, British Columbia, Canada
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Good clearly marked trails lead to the narrows. Two end points. One has a nice viewpoint to see the overall. The other is right by the narrows by the rushing waters

Thank Moneychanger
Reviewed 1 week ago

A beautiful, relatively easy hike of 8 Km ( return) on a trail through the West coast rain forest. Wonderful views of moss covered, old growth trees, & vegetation. The trail opens up to the spectacular view of Skookumchuuck narrows & one cannot fail to...More

Thank aletad52
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It’s a choice of what you want to see. The ebb tide provides huge whirlpools as the water rushes to escape Sechelt Inlet through the narrows. The flood tide brings out Kayaks, Surfers and one would question their sanity trying to wrestle the incoming waters....More

Thank Sodapop
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The rapids were flowing at over 13 knots. This made for a spectacular show with massive whirlpools and tidal falls.

Thank David_Wm_B
Reviewed 20 May 2017

Easy walk through the woods, takes about 40-50 minutes. Time your walk to match the tidal change for the best views. We were fortunate to have surfers demonstrating their "stuff" so we had an enjoyable show as well. Great place for picture taking.

Thank Craig R
Reviewed 18 May 2017

My husband and I are in our mid 60s and although we were tired by the time we trekked in and back out it was one of our favourite things we did on our trip. The rapids were not at their highest but were considered...More

1  Thank Pat S
Reviewed 8 May 2017 via mobile

Easy to follow trail through the west coast rain forest. Went to both look outs which had beautiful views. Bring water with you and plan 2 1/2 - 3hrs a least. Would bring a picnic next time.

Thank Kathie V
Reviewed 19 April 2017

Excellent hike, even on a showery April day. The colours and the shadows and shapes of the rain forest are very attractive. The trail is well maintained and signed. The opportunities for great photos are unlimited. The amazing feature of the tide coming in and...More

Thank Brian S
Reviewed 2 March 2017

Hiked to the Narrows three times over three years. Once during a super high tide and all three were spectacular experiences.

Thank Peter K
Reviewed 26 January 2017

I have been coming here my whole life. Time is a factor in seeing such an amazing phenomenon. This is something you HAVE to see while visiting the coast on British Columbia. This Is the true meaning of our provincial slogan "Super Natural British Columbia"....More

2  Thank peterknight54
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jeancoops2
Is there camping there? I would be in a small tent- is that safe with wildlife in the area? I know not to have food in the tent!
31 August 2016|
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Response from C2342HFlisam | Reviewed this property |
There is no camping there but Egmont is close by as is Klein Lake where my husband and daughter usually camp.
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